Table 7

Ordered Logistic Regression Model EQ5D in prostate patients (n=524, pseudo R2=0.22, p<0.001)

CharacteristicOR95% CIp Value
Age (years)
 <55REF
 55–641.320.414.300.64
 65–741.720.555.380.36
 75–841.320.414.300.64
 85+1.920.428.780.40
Deprivation
 1 least deprivedREF
 21.090.641.850.74
 31.190.682.080.55
 41.610.882.950.13
 5 most deprived2.571.315.040.01
Physical activity*0.820.750.88<0.001
Number of other LTC(excl BP)
 0REF
 11.550.942.540.09
 2+4.282.627.01<0.001
Treatment†
 Radio+hormoneREF
 Surgery only0.390.210.71<0.001
 Hormone only1.680.853.330.14
 Radio only0.940.531.660.83
 Active surveillance only1.160.472.880.75
 Other
Ethnicity
 WhiteREF
 Mixed3.820.07203.440.51
 Asian3.210.5618.490.19
 Black2.540.966.730.06
 Other0.000.00.0.98
Disease status
 RemissionREF
 Rx but present1.750.943.260.08
 Not treated1.060.373.050.91
 Recurrence1.710.1716.910.65
 Not sure1.480.852.580.17
Urinary leakage
 NoREF
 Yes3.522.325.35<0.001
Erectile dysfunction
 NoREF
 Yes1.460.962.230.08
Difficulty controlling bowels
 NoREF
 Yes1.620.902.920.10
Time since diagnosis, years
 1REF
 20.830.501.400.49
 30.800.471.360.41
 50.770.451.330.36
  • *Amount of physical activity performed each week quantified according to the Chief Medical Officer of England's recommendations16

  • †Odds of reporting ‘medium’ or ‘low’ QoL EQ5D scores compared with ‘high’ QoL scores where ‘high’, ‘medium’ and ‘low’ QoL was defined as scores=1, 0.5≤scores<1 and scores<0.5, respectively.

  • LTC, long-term condition; QoL, quality of life.